The Vineyard Theatre presents a coming-of-age musical comedy about a group of outcast teens who have been sent to a weight-loss camp in Pennsylvania. More…
Camp Overton is the number three weight-loss camp in Southern Pennsylvania, and Robert is attending, whether he wants to or not. Getting shipped off to weight-loss camp is hardly Robert’s idea of the perfect summer, but even he isn’t prepared for what can be lost or gained. Robert and his fellow campers tackle the growing pains of adolescence as this bunch of misfit teens is forced to find solace in one another. Their search for acceptance, a hot make-out session, and the last contraband Butterfinger is sure to delight audiences of all weight classes.
See it if you perceive more with your heart than your head; you care more about performances than about writing; you relate to being fat.
Don't see it if you need wit or depth of character; if you aren't willing to suspend your critical mind for an inch-deep fun time.
See it if You want to laugh aloud at a wacky and heartwarming musical. This is a very talented cast, clever writing and inventive staging.
Don't see it if You have no sense of humor and prefer a serious and profound evening of theater.
See it if If you want to laugh your ass off go see this show! Its hilarious and the singing is amazing, and its a very quick paced show.
Don't see it if If you don't like campy things, even though it takes place at a fat camp. But there are some sexual connotations and bad words, not for kids
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